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358 Swim

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Keisha Fule of Scott-Soleus Multisport, winner of the women's 5km race at the Speedo 3.5.8 Open Water Swim Masters Series

The 358 Swim (Speedo 3.5.8 Open Water Swim Masters Series) is a 3 km, 5 km and 8 km open water swimming championship held off the Hamilo Coast at the Pico de Loro Beach and Country Club in Nasugbu, Batangas in the Philippines. The early November race is part of the Philippine Amateur Swimming Association’s bid to promote the fledgling sport among Filipino swimming enthusiasts and is organized by former national swimmer Guy Concepcion.

The 358 Swim is a multi-race open water swimming competition for swimmers of all ages and abilities held in the beautiful Hamilo Coast in Nasugbu, Batangas in the Philippines. Accessible from Manila by car (2.5 hours), sea ferry (70 minutes) or helicopter (20 minutes), Batangas is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Philippines. A breathtaking, coral-rich course, the 3 km, 5 km, and 8 km open water swims are held at the Pico de Loro Beach and Country Club.

Honors[edit]

2012 Results[edit]

3km: Jessie Khing (men), Sandra Gonzales (women)
5km winners: Wilven Hussin (men) Keisha Fule (women)
8km: winners: Nonoy Basa (men), LC Langit (women)

Philippine Open Water Swimming Events[edit]

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